Zachary Quinto, Melissa Leo and Tom Wilkinson are all in talks to join director Oliver Stone's Edward Snowden Project, alongside Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Shailene Woodley. Joseph Gordon-Levitt is playing Edward Snowden, the whistleblower who leaked classified information to the public, while Shailene Woodley is set to play his girlfriend, Lindsay Mills. Scott Eastwood also stars in an unspecified role.
Melissa Leo is in negotiations to portray Laura Poitras, the filmmaker behind the Oscar-nominated documentary Citizenfour, who also contributed to the reporting when Edward Snowden leaked NSA documents. Zachary Quinto is in talks to play attorney and journalist Glenn Greenwald, who Edward Snowden entrusted with leaking the documents, "knowing he would handle its publication responsibly." If the deal goes through, Tom Wilkinson will play Ewen MacAskill, an intelligence correspondent for The Guardian who helped break the story of the leaks, which exposed the NSA's mass surveillance tactics.Read More
NBC ordered 13 episodes for the event series back in February, although it still isn't clear when production will begin at this time. No specific plot details were released at this time, but Tim Kring revealed in a July interview that the show will largely center on new characters and plot ideas, with original characters returning, "only to give a sense of continuity and a tether to the original world." NBC will also launch a digital series prior to Heroes Reborn's debut, which will introduce the new characters and story lines. Are you disappointed that Zachary Quinto won't be back as Sylar in Heroes Reborn? Chime in with your thoughts, and stay tuned for more details.Read More
One of the more anticipated movies 20th Century Fox brought to Hall H for Comic-Con was Hitman: Agent 47, which stars Rupert Friend in the title role. While the actor wasn't there himself, the studio did tease a few scenes from the action-packed thriller, which received a warm reception from the crowd. On hand for interviews were Zachary Quinto, who plays a mysterious and deadly bad guy named Johnny Smith, and Hannah Ware who plays leading lady Katia. Here they are, directly from the convention center floor.
Based on the top-selling, award-winning videogame franchise, Hitman: Agent 47 is an all-new motion picture about an elite and genetically engineered assassin, known only by the last two digits - 47 - of a barcode tattooed on the back of his neck.Read More
Will Zachary Quinto return as the villainous Sylar in Heroes Reborn? It's a question the actor is currently struggling with. On one hand, he wants to honor and celebrate the role that put him on the map. On the other, he doesn't want to take a step backwards in his career, which he feels this would be doing.
Creator Tim King has made it known that a select few members of the original Heroes cast will be returning for this sequel to the series. It's also considered a reboot of sorts. In the past, Hayden Panettiere claimed she had no knowledge of Heroes Reborn, and it sounded unlikely that she would return as cheerleader-turned-world's savior Clair Bennet. But shortly after she spoke publicly about not being asked to return for the series, it was confirmed that her on-screen father, Jack Coleman, would return for a second go-round.Read More
Zachary Quinto has signed on for a supporting role in Fox International's Agent 47 reboot. The news comes just weeks after Rupert Friend signed on to play the title character, replacing the late Paul Walker.
The project was initially scheduled to start production this February, but that was before Paul Walker tragically died this past November in a car crash. The reboot is based on the Square Enix video game franchise, which follows a mysterious assassin known only as Agent 47, who has a barcode tattooed to the back of his head and works for a shadowy organization. The video game series, which has sold more than 20 million units since its launch, was adapted into the 2007 movie Hitman starring Timothy Olyphant, which earned just under $100 million worldwide, with $60.2 million coming from international markets. No story details have been released yet.Read More
Zachary Quinto, Natalie Dormer, Adelaide Clemens and Stephen Graham have joined the cast of The Girl Who Invented Kissing.
The actors join Timothy Simons (Veep) in this romance about two brothers whose lives are upended when they both fall for a mysterious young woman who drifts into their small town. No details were given regarding any of the actors' roles.Read More
Star Trek Into Darkness star Zachary Quinto attended the Galway Film Festival on Friday, July 12, where he dropped a couple of bold and shocking statements about the accelerated shooting schedule of Star Trek 3, originally planned for a 2016 release date.
BuzzHub reported this news before going onto reveal a couple other 'non-quoted' sound bites. Which means this second part of the story is highly suspect.Read More
Star Trek Into Darkness is finally in theaters this weekend. Paramount has released 8 new photos from the upcoming sci-fi sequel which feature Chris Pine as Kirk, Zachary Quinto as Spock, Zoe Saldana as Uhura and Benedict Cumberbatch as...?
Star Trek Into Darkness was released May 17th, 2013.Read More